Global Patent Index - EP 1012653 A1

EP 1012653 A1 2000-06-28 - OPTICAL TRANSMITTER FOR EMITTING LIGHT SIGNALS

Title (en)

OPTICAL TRANSMITTER FOR EMITTING LIGHT SIGNALS

Title (de)

OPTISCHER SENDER ZUM AUSSENDEN VON LICHTSIGNALEN

Title (fr)

EMETTEUR OPTIQUE POUR L'EMISSION DE SIGNAUX LUMINEUX

Publication

EP 1012653 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 98950019 A

Priority

  • DE 19740243 A
  • EP 9805769 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19740243C1] The optical transmitter uses a laser diode (10) for providing a pulsed laser beam and an optical system employing a Fresnel mirror (12) and a primary mirror (15) with the exit opening (11) of the laser diode at the centre of the Fresnel mirror surface (121). The primary mirror has a convex mirror surface (151) facing the Fresnel mirror and is positioned coaxial to the laser diode exit opening at a given relative spacing for reflecting the laser radiation onto the surface of the Fresnel mirror.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G02B 17/06; G02B 27/09

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G02B 5/09 (2006.01); G02B 13/06 (2006.01); G02B 17/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G02B 5/09 (2013.01); G02B 13/06 (2013.01); G02B 17/061 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9914624A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

GB IT NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 19740243 C1 19990211; AT 229733 T 20020715; DK 1012653 T3 20021028; EP 1012653 A1 20000628; EP 1012653 B1 20020703; ES 2177067 T3 20021201; PT 1012653 E 20021129; WO 9914624 A1 19990325

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